[DailyReading] Hope against hope
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Wed Jul 2 00:00:18 MDT 2014
Lesson: Hope Shrinks Trials
Reading: Hope against hope 2014-07-02
Reference: Rom. 4:16-22
Romans 4:16: Therefore it is of faith, that it might be by grace; to the end the promise might be sure to all the seed; not to that only which is of the law, but to that also which is of the faith of Abraham; who is the father of us all,
Romans 4:17: ( As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were.
Romans 4:18: Who against hope believed in hope, that he might become the father of many nations; according to that which was spoken, So shall thy seed be.
Romans 4:19: And being not weak in faith, he considered not his own body now dead, when he was about an hundred years old, neither yet the deadness of Sara's womb:
Romans 4:20: He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God;
Romans 4:21: And being fully persuaded that, what he had promised, he was able also to perform.
Romans 4:22: And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousness.
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